Exclusive: British former consulate employee in Hong Kong calls for more action against China

Simon Cheng was detained for 15 days in China and was released after diplomatic pressure but now calls for more action from the government for Hong Kong. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews and https://twitter.com/skynewsbreak Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews Sky News … Read more Exclusive: British former consulate employee in Hong Kong calls for more action against China

The CHINESE DICTATORSHIP PLAN to continue CONTROLLING the country – VisualPolitik EN

Over the past few decades, technology has transformed our world radically and in every way. Our lives have greatly improved thanks to this technological advancement. However, like everything in this world, it’s not all as rosy as it seems. Technological advancement has also brought with it some downsides, including the ability of governments to control … Read more The CHINESE DICTATORSHIP PLAN to continue CONTROLLING the country – VisualPolitik EN

Coronavirus Pandemic Is a ‘Test for All Humanity,’ WHO Says

The World Health Organization’s chief scientist says a “test for all humanity” is looming as researchers and pharmaceutical companies develop drugs and vaccines to combat the coronavirus in the coming months. Dr. Soumya Swaminathan noted that many trials are still ongoing on the antiviral drug remdesivir, for which the U.S. Health and Human Services department … Read more Coronavirus Pandemic Is a ‘Test for All Humanity,’ WHO Says

How Wearing a Face Mask Became a Political Statement in the U.S.

If a world leader in science and technology can’t convince its citizenry to wear face masks amid a raging pandemic, that’s a problem. Such is the reality that America faces as a highly transmissible virus runs riot ahead of Independence Day celebrations. With the nation setting ever higher one-day records for infections, which topped 50,000 … Read more How Wearing a Face Mask Became a Political Statement in the U.S.

Ray Dalio on the Economy, Pandemic, China’s Rise: Full Interview

Jul.02 — Ray Dalio, the billionaire founder of Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund, discusses his views on the global economy amid the coronavirus pandemic and why he’s worried about the U.S.’s ability to compete with China. He spoke in a 30-minute conversation with Bloomberg’s Erik Schatzker during the Bloomberg Global Asset Owners Forum.

World leaders condemn China’s Hong Kong security law, US passes sanctions

China warns countries to stay out of domestic affairs, after Australia said it was actively considering offering safe haven to Hong Kong residents and the UK announced it could offer residency to Hong Kong citizens, as Beijing Parliament approved the controversial new “security law” for Hong Kong on Tuesday. “Countries that we hadn’t heard before, … Read more World leaders condemn China’s Hong Kong security law, US passes sanctions

Trump: China Should Have Never Let the ‘Plague’ Happen

President Donald Trump said June’s better-than-expected jobs report shows a strong rebound from losses due to the coronavirus pandemic even as new cases surge in parts of the U.S. “Today’s announcement proves our economy is roaring back,” Trump said Thursday at a White House news conference. He predicted a resurgence just before the November election. … Read more Trump: China Should Have Never Let the ‘Plague’ Happen

No protests recorded in Hong Kong two days after security law approval

After Beijing Parliament approved the new controversial Hong Kong security law on Tuesday, over 380 hundred protesters were arrested the following day. But on Thursday, no protests were recorded, as FRANCE 24’s Oliver Farry reports from the territory. China has nevertheless warned of “consequences” after the UK announced it could offer residency to up to … Read more No protests recorded in Hong Kong two days after security law approval

‘Law and security’ in Hong Kong | Hundreds arrested during protests as new law passed

As Hong Kong marked 23 years since control of the territory was handed from Britain to China, the introduction of Beijing’s new security law saw an outbreak of violence across the city Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on … Read more ‘Law and security’ in Hong Kong | Hundreds arrested during protests as new law passed

UK to face ‘consequences’ on residency offers to Hong Kong citizens, China says

China warns countries to stay out of domestic affairs, after Australia said it was actively considering offering safe haven to Hong Kong residents and the UK announced it could offer residency to Hong Kong citizens, as Beijing Parliament approved the controversial new “security law” for Hong Kong on Tuesday. In the following day, hundreds of … Read more UK to face ‘consequences’ on residency offers to Hong Kong citizens, China says

Landslide at Myanmar Jade Mining Hub in Kachin Leaves 126 People Dead

A landslide at a jade mining site in Myanmar has left 126 people dead with heavy rains forcing authorities to pause search and rescue efforts. The deceased were mostly small-time miners collecting stones at old mining sites in Hpakant town in northern Kachin state. They were buried by mud after heavy rains led to the … Read more Landslide at Myanmar Jade Mining Hub in Kachin Leaves 126 People Dead

New Type of Swine Flu Is ‘Relatively Common,’ China Says

China said the new type of swine flu some domestic researchers claimed might trigger a pandemic is “a relatively common virus”. The virus, named as G4, is genetically descended from the H1N1 strain that caused a pandemic in 2009, according to a study published Monday in the US scientific journal PNAS. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson … Read more New Type of Swine Flu Is ‘Relatively Common,’ China Says

UK will bear ‘consequences’ offering residency to Hong Kong citizens over security law, China says

China warns countries to stay out of domestic affairs, after Australia said it was actively considering offering safe haven to Hong Kong residents and the UK announced it could offer residency to Hong Kong citizens, as Beijing Parliament approved the controversial new “security law” for Hong Kong on Tuesday. In the following day, hundreds of … Read more UK will bear ‘consequences’ offering residency to Hong Kong citizens over security law, China says

China warns of ‘counter-measures’ as UK offers residency to Hong Kong citizens over security law

China warns of “consequences” after the UK announced it could offer residency to up to 3 million Hong Kong citizens, as Beijing Parliament approved the controversial new “security law” for Hong Kong on Tuesday. “These counter-measures tend to be proportional when it comes to this kind of matters, so we could imagine restrictions on British … Read more China warns of ‘counter-measures’ as UK offers residency to Hong Kong citizens over security law